The Bethlehem Christian Academy track teams have already had several athletes enjoy quality seasons to this point in the 2014 schedule.
BCA opened its track season March 5 at Trinity-Sharpsburg in Peachtree City. As a team, BCA was fifth.
Ben Morgan won the 100-meter dash in 11.68 and the 200-meter dash in 24.0.
Kevin Green also took first in the 400-meter dash (57.69) and Mitchell Kamm won the shot put competition with a throw of 37-4.25.
Dylan Cofer earned a top five showing in the 800-meter run while Doolittle was second in the 200-meter.
Second place finishes for the BCA boys in the opener included Graham Doolittle (200-meter dash, 25.08) and the 4x100-meter relay team of Morgan, Doolittle, Green and Kamm (47.03).
For the BCA girls, Kara Maxwell was second in the shot put (26-7).
Kelly Wilkerson and Lacey Brand both had top 10 finishes in the 100-meter dash as did Brittany Norwood in the 400-meter dash and Olivia Weems in the shot put.
Madison McKee was fourth in the long jump with a mark of 10-2.
BCA traveled to Briarwood March 12 and competed against Augusta Prep, Westminster, John Hancock as well as host Briarwood.
The boys 4x100-meter relay team was first in 47.0. Morgan won the 100-meter dash (11.34) while Kamm was runner-up in 11.65.
Green was second in the 400-meter event and Morgan was third.
Ethan Torbett was in the top five for the 200-meter run while Green won the 300-meter hurdles in 47.74, a second off his state championship time of last spring.
Austin Schwebel was second in the discus and shot put while Kamm was third in the shot put. Green also finished third in the long jump while Preston Kelly (5-3) was second in the high jump.
Maxwell was fourth in the shot put for the Lady Knights but her throw of 27-5 was a career best.
McKee finished in the top five in the 800-meter run. Olivia Weems was in the top 10 in the shot put and long jump.
“The program is growing,” said coach Lance Fendley. “We should do well in our individual events. We were the smallest school at the Trinity-Sharpsburg meet. It was good to see what we will face in AAA next year.”
BCA has more regular season meets before competing at region April 16. The GISA state track meet will be held April 24-26.